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Insulin Plant - Insulin Plant for Diabetes
The Insulin Plant is a tropical plant with medicinal properties, traditionally used in Ayurvedic medicine for its potential to support healthy blood sugar levels. Insulin Plant, a powerful and original remedy for diabetes. Embrace the medicinal properties of this wonder plant and take control of your health in a holistic way. This listing includes the original Insulin Plant, known for its traditional use in managing blood sugar levels naturally.
Insulin Plant Specifications:
Plant Type: Insulin Plant (Costus igneus)
Botanical Name: Costus igneus
Common Names: Insulin Plant, Fiery Costus, Spiral Flag
Plant Size: Varies, typically grows up to 1.5 to 3 feet in height
Foliage: Dark green lance-shaped leaves with prominent veins
Flower: Cone-like inflorescence with orange or yellow bracts
Bloom Time: Seasonal bloomer, typically during warmer months
How to Use the Insulin Plant:
Consumption: The leaves of the Insulin Plant can be consumed directly or infused into teas. Please consult with a healthcare professional before incorporating it into your diet, especially if you are already using diabetes medications.
Insulin Plant Care Tips:
Light Requirements: Bright, indirect sunlight for optimal growth
Watering Requirements: Keep the soil consistently moist, but not waterlogged
Temperature Range: Thrives in temperatures between 60°F to 85°F (15°C to 29°C)
Soil Type: Well-draining potting mix with added organic matter
Fertilization: Feed with a balanced liquid fertilizer every 2-4 weeks during the growing season
Pruning: Trim faded flowers and yellowing leaves for aesthetic appeal and plant health
Toxicity: Generally considered safe for humans and pets, but avoid ingestion in large quantities
Preferred Indoor Locations: Suitable for bright indoor spaces near windows with filtered sunlight
Preferred Outdoor Locations: Partial shade with protection from harsh direct sunlight
Propagation: Easily propagated through stem cuttings or by collecting seeds
Disclaimer: This page presents a description and history of the medicinal uses of these plants. The intention is not to provide specific medical advice. You should consult your personal physician before taking any form of medication
Insulin Plant (Costus Igneus) - Original insulin plant for diabetes
- Original insulin plant along with plastic pot.
- insulin plant height with pot is 1-1.5 feet and pot size is 5 inches dia.
- plants nature is outdoor-semi shade, alternate day watering
- useful for edible Plants, herbs & medicinal plants
- Common Names: Insulin Plant, Costus Igneus, Spiral Flag